The Elkay LK4590FR Outdoor Drinking Fountain is a pedestal, weather-resistant exposed stone aggregate unit for year-round beauty with minimum maintenance. The Elkay LK4590FR has a contour-formed basin with rounded corners and edges that reduces splatter, insures proper drainage and prevents standing waste water and is designed to be easily accessible to both physically challenged and able-bodied individuals. The Elkay LK4590FR is ideally suited for installation in public areas and meets state and federal requirements as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act.
The Elkay LK4590FR complies with the requirements of A.D.A. (Americans with Disabilities Act) when properly installed. Also meets the guidelines for children's environments providing the floor to orifice height is 30" or less and proper clear floor space is provided for parallel approach. (Based on Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board final ruling.) Check Local and State Codes.
No Lead Design:
The Elkay LK4590FR is certified to be lead-free as defined by the Safe Drinking Water Act. Elkay Water Coolers are manufactured with a waterway system utilizing copper components and completely lead-free materials. These waterways have no lead because all lead materials, such as leaded brass, have been removed. All joints are brazed using silver solder only. No lead solder is permitted. A strainer with an easily cleanable screen is provided to allow trapping and convenient removal of waterborne particulate of 140 microns and larger prior to their entry into the water cooler.
Elkay LK4590FR Construction:
- Freeze-Resistant Valve System:
Freeze-resistant valve designed for ground installation 18" below the frost line. 60" of access tubing provided with the freeze-resistant valve system. The length of the tubing can be reduced in the field for lesser frost depths.
Vandal-resistant, bubbler is one-piece, chromeplated with integral hood guard design to prevent contamination from other users, airborne deposits and tampering.
- Automatic Stream Height Regulator:
Self-closing assembly is located inside unit to prevent tampering. Unit resists corrosion and liming. A constant stream height is automatically maintained under line pressures that vary from 20 to 105 psi.
- Inlet Strainer:
Easily cleaned in-line strainer screen traps particles of 140 microns or larger before they enter the waterway.
- Water Inlet:
3/8" O.D. tubing.
- Drain Outlet:
1-1/4" tube outlet for 1-1/4" slip joint connection.
- Pushbutton Actuation Mechanism:
Self-closing, vandal-resistant pushbutton does not require grasping or twisting.
- Access Panel:
Manufactured of heavy-gauge steel with vandal-resistant screws. Provides access for easy hook-up of all plumbing connections.
- Suggested Specification:
Fountain shall include pushbutton on the front. Shall include contoured-formed basin to eliminate splashing and standing water, and shall have rounded corners and edges. Projector shall be chrome-plated vandal-resistant type with integral hood guard and anti-squirt feature. Fountain shall comply with ANSI 117:1 and ADA for visual and motion disabilities. The manufacturer shall certify the unit to meet the requirements of NSF/ANSI 61, and the Safe Drinking Water Act.
- Note: As per the manufacturer's policy, Freeze-Resistant fountains are non-returnable.
Elkay LK4590FR Category:
|Model # ||LK4590FR|
|ADA Compliant ||Yes|
|Barrier Free ||Yes|
|Cooling Capacity ||NA|
|Freeze Resistant ||Yes|
|GreenSpec Listed ||No|
|Installation Type ||Floor Mounted|
|Outdoor Rated ||Yes|
|Vandal Resistant ||Yes|